City Arts And Prep Pcs

Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
City Arts And Prep Pcs serves 499 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
City Arts And Prep Pcs placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 89% (majority Black).

School Overview

City Arts And Prep Pcs's student population of 499 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

City Arts And Prep Pcs is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 212 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of City Arts And Prep Pcs is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#147 out of 212 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
94%
69%
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White
1%
11%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.110.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in City Arts And Prep Pcs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Arts & Prep PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to City Arts And Prep Pcs is Washington Leadership Academy Pcs (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Edgewood Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Edgewood Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Edgewood Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-3 | 451 students
    0.1 miles
    707 Edgewood St Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202) 635-4411
    0.1 PK-3 451
  • Washington Dc Preparatory Academy Pcs Edgewood Middle School Charter School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-8 | 332 students
    0.1 miles
    701 Edgewood St Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202) 832-5700
    0.1 4-8 332
  • Washington Noyes Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 195 students
    0.2 miles
    2725 10th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20018
    (202) 281-2580
    0.2 PK-5 195
  • Washington Hope Community Pcs Lamond Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 288 students
    0.3 miles
    6200 Kansas Ave Ne
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 722-4421
    0.3 PK-5 288
  • Washington Washington Leadership Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-10 | 204 students
    0.4 miles
    3015 4th St Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (240) 580-3371
    0.4 9-10 204

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